O sinner, mark thy fate, soon will the Judge

O sinner, mark thy fate, soon will the Judge

Author: P. H. Brown
Tune: GOLDEN HILL
Published in 5 hymnals

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1 O sinner, mark thy fate!
Soon will the Judge appear,
And then thy cries will come too late
Too late for God to hear.

2 The day of mercy gone,
The Spirit grieved away,
The cup, long filling, now o'erflown,
Demands the vengeful day.

3 Thy God, insulted, seems
To draw his glittering sword;
And o'er thy guilty head it gleams,
To vindicate his word.

4 One only hope I see;
O sinner, seize it now;
The blood that Jesus shed for thee!
No other hope hast thou.

Source: The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book: for use in divine worship #403

Author: P. H. Brown

Brown, Phoebe, nĂ©e Hinsdale. A member of the Congregational body, born at Canaan, Columbia County, New York, May 1, 1783, she was left an orphan when two years old. At nine she fell into the hands of a relative who kept a county gaol. These, says her son, "were years of intense and cruel suffering. The tale of her early life which she has left her children is a narrative of such deprivations, cruel treatment, and toil, as it breaks my heart to read." Escaping from this bondage at 18, she was sought by kind people, and sent for three months to a common school at Claverack, N.Y., where she learned to write, and made profession of faith in Christ. In 1805 she was married to Timothy H. Brown, a painter, and subsequently lived at East Windsor a… Go to person page >

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First Line: O sinner, mark thy fate, soon will the Judge
Author: P. H. Brown
Copyright: Public Domain

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The Seventh-Day Adventist Hymn and Tune Book #403

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